"How much is that doggie in the window"... these oldie-but-goodie song lyrics conjures up the image of cute puppies in a pet store being purchased as a gift for a loved one. Great song, but the reality of buying a pet as a holiday gift is a bad idea. If you are planning on buying a new puppy or kitten for a loved one or friend, please reconsider. There are several reasons not to give a pet as a gift. Time to Get Personal Many times when asked how someone chose their pet, the response ... Continue Reading
Buying a pet for a present isn’t always a good idea. Here are some alternatives and things to consider.